Forte was founded in 2018 by Josh Williams, Brett Seyler, Kevin Chou, and Kent Wakeford. The company has not publicly endorsed plans to participate in an IPO.

Forte offers blockchain technology to video game developers, allowing them to incorporate NFTs into their products. In 2022 the company acquired N3TWORK, a mobile game developer. Forte has raised more than $900 million in venture capital funding from investors including Tiger Global, Andreessen Horowitz, Sea Capital, Kora Management, Warner Music Group, Solana Ventures, and Griffin Gaming Partners. The company was valued at $1 billion after a $185 million round of Series A fundraising in 2021.

These comments should not be interpreted to mean that the company is formally pursuing or foregoing an IPO.

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What is Forte's funding to date?

Forte has raised $1.03B to date.
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When was Forte founded?

Forte was founded in 2018.

Who are Forte's major investors?

Battery Ventures
ACME Capital
Griffin Gaming Partners
Union Grove Venture Partners
Samsung NEXT Ventures

Forte Funding Rounds and Last Known Valuation

Date Funding Round Funding Raised Price per Share Last Known Valuation
11/12/2021 Series B and X $715MM raised $XXX.XX $XXX.XX
5/20/2021 Series A-1 and A-2 $316.66MM raised $XXX.XX $XXX.XX
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